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Many companies today are working with a wide variety of analytics models and applications. Managing and optimizing them is quickly becoming a tremendously time consuming and impractical chore. Automation and model optimization are the keys to scaling your analytic environment to embrace the opportunities of Analytics 3.0. Tom Davenport, John Thompson and Shawn Rogers discuss where machine learning plays a role in optimizing your analytics and managing thousands of models on this week’s #ThinkChat segment. #ThinkChat Conversation with Tom Davenport, John Thompson Part 4 of 8
Many end users see Hadoop as a magic remedy for the data and analytics challenges of today’s more sophisticated business demands. To many, the term Hadoop equals big data when in fact Hadoop is only one route to successfully driving big data innovation. Krish Krishnan, President and CEO of Sixth Sense Advisors and Shawn Rogers discuss where Hadoop fits into your data ecosystem and how MySQL and other technologies are playing a key role in smart big data strategies on this week’s #ThinkChat segment. #ThinkChat discussion with Krish Krishnan Part 2 of 3
Privacy is becoming a critical issue in the analytic world. Companies are collecting a wide variety of data on customers and applying advanced analytic techniques that can often cause surprise and sometimes concerns for privacy. Tom Davenport, John Thompson and Shawn Rogers discuss privacy concerns and the need for transparency when utilizing advanced analytic insights on this week’s #ThinkChat segment. #ThinkChat Conversation with Tom Davenport, John Thompson Part 2 of 8
Social networking, ecommerce and search engines are becoming the largest data aggregators on the planet. Do you understand what data you share with them and are you comfortable with the tradeoff that balances your data with their service? Tom Davenport, John Thompson and Shawn Rogers discuss the needs for better context and transparency by companies who collect data on consumers on this week’s #ThinkChat segment. #ThinkChat Conversation with Tom Davenport, John Thompson Part 3 of 8
Speed is one of the top drivers for IT and business leaders looking to take advantage of Big Data and analytics. Moving as fast as the business requires is no longer a luxury item it’s table stakes and companies that can’t execute analytics to match critical business processes will lose. Tom Davenport, John Thompson and Shawn Rogers discuss the impact that speed, visualization and Agile Analytics have on innovation and the companies striving to leverage Analytics 3.0 on this week’s #ThinkChat segment. #ThinkChat Conversation with Tom Davenport, John Thompson Part 1 of 8
New technologies are causing confusion and complexity across the data ecosystem while the role of the data scientist is undergoing significant change. Meeting the new analytic needs of innovative organizations is getting harder and requires smarter strategies to keep pace. Krish Krishnan, President and CEO of Sixth Sense Advisors, and Shawn Rogers discuss the newest trends and strategies in big data innovation on this week’s #ThinkChat segment. #ThinkChat Conversation with Krish Krishnan Part 3 of 3
By far the hottest job title in years, the data scientist has become the unicorn of the analytics world. Do you have one on your team? Do they cost a fortune? Could you replace them with automation? Tom Davenport and Shawn Rogers discuss the role of a data scientist and how the position is evolving on this week’s #ThinkChat segment. #ThinkChat Discussion with Tom Davenport Part 7 of 7
There is a new breed of user in the analytics community dubbed the “analytic amateur”. This new group of data consumer is bending the rules and creating new challenges for analytically driven architectures. Tom Davenport and Shawn Rogers discuss where these users fit on today’s analytic environment and how they align with the dawn of Analytics 3.0 on this week’s #ThinkChat segment. #ThinkChat Discussion with Tom Davenport Part 6 of 7
Big Data and analytics are creating new business opportunities for traditional companies to compete with data. Smart firms are working to leverage their investment in data and analytics to create new innovative data driven products. Selling this insight or using it to build better products and services is an exciting opportunity for companies to explore. Tom Davenport and Shawn Rogers discuss the impact of data products on this week’s #ThinkChat segment. #ThinkChat Conversation with Tom Davenport Part 5 of 7
Deploying Big Data projects doesn’t necessarily guarantee that ROI will be achieved. Too many companies are adopting the technology because they see it as a fast or simple solution to all their data and analytic problems. Beware of the executive who reads tech articles on the plane! Don’t go down the road without a strategy. Shawn Rogers and Tom Davenport discuss the pitfalls of the program. Its critical for your success that can occur when taking the wrong approach to Big Data and Analytics. #ThinkChat Conversation with Tom Davenport Part 3 of 7
Taking informed and insightful data driven action is at the core of what makes the Internet of Things (IoT) a compelling and important technology. Tom Davenport and Shawn Rogers discuss the impact of analytics on IoT and talk about why the Analytics of Things (AoT) might just be more important. #ThinkChat Conversation with Tom Davenport Part 4 of 7
Shawn Rogers and industry expert Tom Davenport discuss why you need a quant in your business, how they drive innovation and what you need to look for when selecting one to join your team. Bridging the gap between a quant and a business executive isn't always as easy as it may seem. #ThinkChat Conversation with Tom Davenport Part 1 of 7
Tom Davenport author of “Keeping Up with the Quants: Your Guide to Understanding and Using Analytics” and Shawn Rogers discuss the dynamics between the business leader and the Quant and how they play out in organizations while highlighting a few indsutry examples of traditional companies who are embracing the quants and value they can be deliver. #ThinkChat Conversation with Tom Davenport Part 2 of 7
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